Equinix Upgrades Cloud
Exchange with Direct, Private Access to Salesforce
is offering direct and private access to the Salesforce platform via
Equinix Cloud Exchange in markets across North America and Europe. These
dedicated, private connections allow enterprise customers to benefit
from high performance and application reliability while meeting
regulatory and compliance concerns typically associated with cloud
deployments in certain industries such as government and healthcare.
•Direct access to Salesforce inside Equinix is ideal for customers looking to reap the benefits of the Salesforce platform, with the control and predictability of a dedicated connection. Direct connections will be available across the Salesforce Customer Success Platform, including, Chatter, Sales Cloud, App Cloud, Service Cloud, Force.com, Communities, Work.com, Wave Analytics, Government Cloud and Health Cloud.
•Equinix offers one
of the industry's broadest choices in cloud service providers, including
AWS, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform, and SaaS providers, such
as Salesforce. Equinix offers direct connections to many of these
platforms via Equinix Cloud Exchange or Equinix Cross Connects. Equinix
Cloud Exchange is an advanced interconnection solution that provides
virtualized, private direct connections that bypass the internet to
provide better security and performance with a range of bandwidth
options. It is currently available in 21 markets, globally.
Andy Baer, SVP, Salesforce Industries, Communications And Media added, "In today's digital economy, everything and everyone is becoming more connected. Customers, partners and employees increasingly need to collaborate across geographies to drive productivity and innovation. Equinix is accelerating this shift for its customers with the addition of Salesforce to the Equinix ecosystem."